• EFCC arrests air force, naval officers, four others over death benefit fraud

    EFCC arrests air force, naval officers, four others over death benefit fraud

    According to reports, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested two military officers and four others for opening fake accounts to divert N339million benefits of next-of-kins of deceased military officers and men within two months.

    Two other suspects were at large, but the EFCC has launched manhunt for them.

    Some of those whose benefits were diverted actually were said to have died in the war against Boko Haram in the Northeast.

    According to investigation, the officers arrested were from the Military […]